Photo: Gerald L. "BowWow" Domagalla  1943-2019

Gerald L. “Bow Wow” Domagalla, age 76, of Diamond, IL. passed away on Tuesday evening, April 23, 2019, at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home.

He was born April 18, 1943 in Manhattan, IL. to Melvin and Georgia (nee Greenan) Domagalla. He served his country honorably in the United States Army. Jerry worked as a lift truck driver and at Harrah’s Casino. Jerry loved all sports especially baseball. He was a diehard Chicago Cub fan.

Jerry is survived by his sisters in law, Judy Fletcher Domagalla and Lucy Domagalla; and four nieces.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and his three brothers, Melvin, Ronnie and Donald Domagalla.

At Jerry’s request, cremation rites have been accorded. Inurnment and full military honors will be held at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, IL. on Tuesday, April 30, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. Family and friends wishing to attend may gather at the Welcome Center at 10:45 a.m. Ferrari Funeral Services of Coal City is entrusted with arrangements. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook at